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Avigan tablets arrive in Sta. Ana Hospital

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Posted at Aug 08 2020 01:54 PM | Updated as of Aug 08 2020 01:55 PM

Avigan tablets arrive in Sta. Ana Hospital

A pharmacist from Sta. Ana Hospital in Manila on Saturday shows anti-flu drug Favipiravir (brand name Avigan) donated by Japan which will be used to treat severe cases of the new coronavirus. Philippine authorities are gearing up to test Avigan for clinical trials as a potential treatment for COVID-19.